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Gary Matthews #1AS-1AW-5

+ Played in Major Leagues 1972-1987
Positions: OF-1876, DH-39
Proper Name: Gary Nathaniel Matthews
Born: July 5, 1950 (64.170) in San Fernando, California
Height/Weight: 6-3 / 205 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: San Fernando (San Fernando,CA)
College: Columbia State Community College
Drafted: 1971 -- 5th round (81st overall) by St. Louis Cardinals (Jan-Reg)
MLB Debut:September 6,1972 (22.063)
TBC Player ID:14894
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Organizations:SFN, ATL, PHI, CHN, SEA
Signed by:George Genovese
Relationship(s):Father of Gary Matthews

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  • Salary Information
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Granted Free Agency.
    Traded by Cubs to Mariners for Dave Hartnett.
    Traded by Phillies with Porfi Altamirano and Bob Dernier to Cubs for Mike Diaz and Bill Campbell.
    Traded by Braves to Phillies for Bob Walk.
    Signed as Free Agent by Braves.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by St. Louis Cardinals in 5th round (81st overall) of 1971 Amateur Draft (Jan-Reg Phase)
    *Did not sign* ... Selected by San Francisco Giants in 1st round (17th overall) of 1968 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    1987Chicago Cubs$ 60,000595330$ 60,000$ 344,906
    1987Seattle Mariners$ 60,000595220$ 60,000$ 344,906
    1986Chicago Cubs$ 60,000614380$ 60,000$ 386,347
    1985Chicago Cubs$ 600,000161974$ 60,000$ 370,780


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